Operates heavy highway equipment for the maintenance and creation of roads and related infrastructure. This position involves customer service with local inspectors and semi-skilled and manual labor.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Operates equipment in the construction of heavy highway projects.
Operates various pieces of equipment including, but not limited to; loader, backhoe, blade, dozer, and excavator.
Follows direction of Foreman on daily tasks and expectations for each specific job site or project.
Abides by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.
Performs routine maintenance on assigned equipment such as lubrication, fueling, and cleaning.
Assures safe operation of equipment.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
High school education preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have 2+ years of experience with heavy equipment with some manual labor.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence to carry out basic instructions.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to work according to seasonal and construction demand schedule. Must have previous heavy equipment experience concentrating on equipment used for the construction of heavy highways.
CDL preferred but not required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use feet, hands and fingers, to handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms to operate equipment. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 to 60 pounds. Must be able to sit in the equipment for extended periods of time and be subject to the bouncing of the seat in the equipment. Occasionally will use a shovel to move material. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. The employee is required to work up to a 12-hour shift, and during busy season the position may be required to work 5 to 6 days a week.
If you are interested in this position, and you believe you have the right experience & capabilities, apply online @ www.constructorslincoln.com
Constructors is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
|Date Posted||October 7, 2019|
|Date Closes||January 3, 2020|
|Located In||Lincoln, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Compensation||Hourly Wage, Varies|
|Hours||40+ hours per week|
|SOC Category||47-2073.00 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators|
|Name||Shari Sanne & Ted Butler|
|Address||1815 Y Street|
|City, State and Zip||Lincoln, NE, 68508|
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